The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 26.32% 46.88% 26.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 71.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 11
Average salary £53,750 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Linux
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walton-on-Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 42.11% 65.63% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 11
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region.

Linux Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Walton-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Walton-on-Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 36 (100.00%) C++
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (97.22%) Degree
3 29 (80.56%) Telecoms
4 28 (77.78%) C#
5 26 (72.22%) Unix
6 23 (63.89%) OOP
6 23 (63.89%) SDLC
7 18 (50.00%) Python
7 18 (50.00%) C
7 18 (50.00%) Perl
7 18 (50.00%) Automotive
8 17 (47.22%) Use Case
8 17 (47.22%) Finance
8 17 (47.22%) Aerospace
8 17 (47.22%) OO
8 17 (47.22%) UML
8 17 (47.22%) Static Code Analysis
8 17 (47.22%) Software Architecture
9 14 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 14 (38.89%) STL
10 13 (36.11%) RDBMS
10 13 (36.11%) Relational Database
11 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
11 12 (33.33%) Functional Testing
11 12 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
11 12 (33.33%) ISEB
11 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 12 (33.33%) InstallShield

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) RDBMS
1 13 (36.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 6 (16.67%) Clang
2 6 (16.67%) GCC
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (80.56%) Telecoms
2 18 (50.00%) Automotive
3 17 (47.22%) Aerospace
3 17 (47.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (63.89%) C++ Software Developer
2 23 (63.89%) Software Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 17 (47.22%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
5 10 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (27.78%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (27.78%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Analyst
6 8 (22.22%) QA Analyst
7 7 (19.44%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (19.44%) Test Engineer
7 7 (19.44%) VoIP Engineer
7 7 (19.44%) VoIP Test Engineer
8 6 (16.67%) Perl Developer
9 5 (13.89%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (38.89%) STL
2 12 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Unix
3 12 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (63.89%) OOP
2 23 (63.89%) SDLC
3 17 (47.22%) OO
3 17 (47.22%) Software Architecture
3 17 (47.22%) Static Code Analysis
3 17 (47.22%) UML
3 17 (47.22%) Use Case
4 12 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 12 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 12 (33.33%) Time Management
4 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (77.78%) C#
3 18 (50.00%) C
3 18 (50.00%) Perl
3 18 (50.00%) Python
4 12 (33.33%) Ruby
5 6 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) Degree
2 12 (33.33%) ISEB
2 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
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